FRESNO September 2nd 2016 – Irritec USA Inc. has been selected for the 2016 Fresno Award in the Agriculture & Mining category by Fresno Award Program.

The leader company in manufacturing of irrigation systems, particularly drip irrigation systems for agricolture, greenhouses, landscape and fittings for plumbing and water systems, has award, the last August 25th, the prize that each year identifies companies that have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. Local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and  to Fresno community. These exceptional companies help make the Fresno a great place to live, work and play.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2016 Fresno Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the Fresno Award Program and data provided by third parties.

From 2009 Irritec, company with headquarter in Sicily (Italy), own our manufacturing and business plant in Fresno, in California, a business reality growing up step by step. In Fresno, on November 17th of 2014 has been proclaimed also the “Irritec Day”. As establish by a member of the Council, Oliver J. Clinton, the company of Capo d’Orlando has done a good work in the US community. From 17 last November, in fact, the street where located Irritec plants of Fresno, is called “IRRITEC WAY”.



The Fresno Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Fresno area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to generate competitive advantages and long-term value.

The Fresno Award Program was established to recognize the best of local businesses in the community. The organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to recognize the small business community’s contributions to the U.S. economy.


Irritec is among the first companies to introduce in Italy 40 years ago products for drip irrigation. In addition to the five Italian factories, Irritec is present with production plants in Spain, Mexico, Brazil and the United States becoming a reference point for the irrigation sector in the international market. Important and strategic stores are operating in Algeria and Germany. Thanks to an efficient production network, consisting of different realities subsidiaries and to a well-distributed sales network, products and services are at the grass roots in more than 140 countries worldwide. Through the reliability and expertise of over 700 employees who work in the world, Irritec caters to growers, distributors, wholesalers and retailers, from agriculture to gardening, from landscaping to plumbing.